SCHOLARSHIP SCHEMES FOR DIFFERENTLY ABLED PERSON

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The Directorate of Social Welfare is implementing Welfare Scheme for the grant of stipend and scholarship separately for Differently Abled Persons who are studying in various Schools / Colleges / Institutions etc for below mentioned standard and type of courses.

Stipend for the student Std. I to VIII – Rs. 200/- per month for 11 month, Scholarship for the students IX to XII Standard or equivalent as per University Courses – Rs. 500/- per month for 11 months for Day Scholar, Rs. 200/- per month for 11 months for Hostellers & Rs. 75/- for Readers allowance for Blind per month for 11 months, B.A. / B.Com. / B.Sc. etc – Rs. 650/- per month for 11 months for Day Scholar, Rs. 270/- per month for 11 months for Hostellers & Rs. 115/- for Readers allowance for Blind per month for 11 months, BE/B.ARCH/MBBS/LLB/B.Ed/Diploma in professional and Engineering Courses etc. MA/MSc./M.Com/LLM/MED- Rs. 900/- per month for 11 months for Day Scholar, Rs. 360/- per month for 11 months for Hostellers & Rs. 150/- for Readers allowance for Blind per month for 11 months.

The criteria for eligibility to apply under this scheme are: the students should possess a minimum disability for 40% and above duly certify by Medical Board, the student should have secured a minimum 45% marks and above in the previous annual examination, the annual income of parents of the student should not exceed Rs. 1,50,000/- p.a. from all the sources and Identity card issued by Directorate of Social Welfare Scholarship is also awarded to pursue education in Music and Vocational Courses through recognized Board of Education or University.

The Scholarship / Stipend applications should be submitted to this office on or before October 31, 2021 duly recommended by the Head of the concerned Schools / Colleges / Institutions etc.

For further inquiry contact Incharge of Special for Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (SCEPwD), Tel. No. 0832-2232257, 2223784, Fax No. (0832 – 2228172), Email: socialwelfaregoa@rediffmail.com as informed by the Information and Publicity Department.

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